PROFESSIONALS WITH THE CPIM DESIGNATION SEE SIGNIFICANTLY IMPROVED HIRING POTENTIAL AND AN AVERAGE 14% SALARY INCREASE*
Thousands of employers around the world look for the APICS CPIM designation when making critical hiring decisions. These companies know that APICS CPIM designees have the proven knowledge and skills to strategically streamline operations. The APICS CPIM is designed for production and inventory control professionals across all industries.
To earn the CPIM designation, a professional must pass a series of five exams to demonstrate mastery of essential terminology, concepts, and strategies related to production and inventory management. The San Diego CITD and DSN for Global Trade & Logistics, in collaboration with the San Diego Chapter of APICS, is offering courses designed to prepare professionals for each of the certification exams.
Course: APICS CPIM Part 1: Basics of Supply Chain Management
This course provides basic definitions and concepts for planning and controlling the flow of materials into, through, and out of an organization. It explains fundamental relationships among the activities that occur in the supply chain from suppliers to customers. In addition, the course addresses types of manufacturing systems, forecasting, master planning, material requirements planning, capacity management, production activity control, purchasing, inventory management, distribution, quality management, and Just-in-Time manufacturing
This course is 8 weeks and meets once per week on Wednesdays from 6 PM – 9 PM on the following dates: 10/18/17, 10/25/17, 11/01/17, 11/08/17, 11/15/17, 11/29/17, 12/06/17, 12/13/17